A Fighter Jet's Flares Fire Off In A Shower Of Sparks

A Fighter Jet's Flares Fire Off in a Shower of Sparks

Image Of The Day: Documentary filmmaker Artur Sarkisyan captured this incredible shot of a formation of MiG-29 Fulcrums discharging flares as they streak over the 3624th Air Base Erebuni, Armenia. According to reports from The Aviationist, these jets are just a few of the aerial reinforcements Russia's parking at the airbase -- one that's located less than 20km from a very hostile Turkish border.

Picture: Artur Sarkisyan